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penn laid out the city, he actually chose a spot of land that had a lot of groundwater. however, by 1730, 30,000 people lived within the first seven blocks of philadelphia, next to the delaware river. well, 30,000 people caused filth in the city and polluted their water sources. the groundwater was not potable. and in one year, 1/6 of the population died of yellow fever. now, they didn't know at the time that yellow fever was carried by mosquitoes. but the health issue was major in that first movement to build a water system. narrator: so they set out to find the cleanest source of water. although the majority of philadelphia's water now comes from the delaware river, early engineers found that development along the waterfront was causing pollution. so their search led them to the nearby schuylkill river. philadelphia developed technologies to pump water from the river into the city.
on the left. >> besides you and sean penn who else? >> you know what i want to do charity farms. >> give the food to the poor people. >> i would help you with that. >> you would? >> you know how much money we give away selling our gear and gizmos we give away millions of dollars in gear. >> i would take you up on that. my book is about living your beliefs. if you are going to say something back it up. >> and we respect that. >> you get your little charity farm going we will help you out on it. >> you are an old time socialist. >> i think i am a present time. >> do you think president obama is a socialist? >> no. god no. >> are you happy with him? >> not that much. >> i have kind of recall recruitment. >> i am going to hold to you that. >> i knew you would be pleased. >> according to the dictates he should have done so much more in terms of the bank loans and the sense of the revitalization the money it should have been a bigger kick start. >> he wasn't aggressive enough in managing the economy. >> you thinks a phony? >> i don't know. >> how did you react when obama went down? >> too many
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